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Archive for December, 2004

Service to the Region is Common Tie of Foxx, University

122204foxx_dl.jpgBy Jane Nicholsan

BOONE – U.S. Representative-elect Virginia Foxx and Appalachian State University have similar goals, says Chancellor Kenneth E. Peacock.

Aeschleman Named Provost at Appalachian State University

121504aschleman_dl.jpgBOONE – Appalachian State University announced today that Dr. Stanley R. Aeschleman has been named provost and executive vice chancellor for academic affairs.

Speaker Urges Balance of Development and Environmental Preservation

BOONE — National Geographic Society past president Gilbert Grosvenor told Appalachian State University graduates to balance development with good environmental stewardship in the communities they choose to live-“for your own well-being as well as for your neighbors.”

Living Learning Center Quilt

120904quilt_dl.jpgAbout 20 students in Appalachian State University’s Living Learning Center worked all semester to create a 6-by-8 foot string quilt that now hangs in the center’s lobby.

Newly Opened University Bookstore

120804bookstore_dl.jpgAndrea Hartwick, a sophomore biology major from Mooresville, shops in the newly opened University Bookstore at Appalachian State University. The bookstore is in the midst of a $5.9 million expansion and renovation which will double the facility’s size.

Chuck and Robin deKrafft Staff Scholarship to Benefit Appalachian Staff

BOONE — Chuck deKrafft, an investment advisor for Lincoln Financial Advisors, has established the Chuck and Robin deKrafft Staff Scholarship at Appalachian State University.

N.C. Banker’s Association Names Davis Dean of Their Banking School

120704davis_dl.jpgBOONE—Harry M. Davis of Boone has been named dean of the North Carolina Bankers Association’s North Carolina Banking School, a position he will hold in addition to his teaching role at Appalachian State University.

State Energy Office Director Praises High Country for Clean Energy Efforts

120704engergy_dl.jpgBOONE — Larry Shirley, director of the State Energy Office, praised the growing efforts of the High Country region in promoting clean energy.

BFA Senior Studio Exhibition

120704seniorart_dl.jpgJustin Russell hangs his work “Red Dream” in preparation for the BFA Senior Studio Exhibition at Appalachian State University.